Rainy Day Play

Today we're sharing a card using a set called Rainy Day Play.

Time To Make A Big Splash


  • A6 white card base (4" x 5.5" approx.) portrait
  • Stamp hippo and umbrella in black ink on to 10 cm x 14 cm white card and mask
  • Die cut large circle aperture from mylar sheet to create reusable stencil
  • Position custom made stencil centrally on top of image and secure in place with washi tape
  • Ink blend background using mini ink blending tool with three shades of blue ink
  • Add rain using mini ink blending tool with rain stencil and white pigment ink
  • Add buildings using mini ink blending tool with skyline stencil and grey ink
  • Remove masks and stencil, colour image with markers and add white highlight detail with marker pen
  • Adhere to card base using foam sheet cut to size and adhesive runner
  • Stamp sentiment in black ink

Thank you for looking and happy stamping!


Clearly Besotted Supplies

Other Supplies

  • Neenah Solar White 110lb card stock
  • Spellbinders Nestabilities circle dies
  • Mylar sheet 190 micron
  • Inkadinkado stamping mask paper
  • Memento Tuxedo Black ink pad
  • VersaFine Onyx Black ink pad
  • Simon Says Stamp white pigment ink
  • Versacolor Ink pads
  • Copic Sketch markers
  • Uni Posca PC-1MR white marker
  • Ranger mini ink blending tool
  • MISTI stamping platform
  • Washi tape, adhesive runner, white foam sheets


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This is darling…love the rainbow colors and raindrops.

Amy Tsuruta

You make rainy days look like so much fun. Absolutely adore your use of colours. Hippos and water, just made for each other.


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